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  1. says:

    My goodness, my memory is atrocious I thought that the ending of this book was supposed to be the ending of the final book in the quartet, so now I will be continuing on with the series going in totally blind This was so enjoyable, I love these books so much The nostalgia is real I do think that they could have been fleshed out a little bit though There is a bit of glossing over and jumping forward in time in big leaps, so things moved very fast in pace I wish I had the chance to slow down a My goodness, my memory is atrocious I thought that the ending of this book was supposed to be the ending of the final book in the quartet, so now I will be continuing on with the series going in totally blind This was so enjoyable, I love these books so much The nostalgia is real I do think that they could have been fleshed out a little bit though There is a ...


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    I still enjoyed reading this series, but severalproblems stood outwith this book First off important events kept being dropped casually into the conversation or mentioned in passing and that was that I was very taken aback when it was said that Alanna s father died last month , and that was about it There were several other instances as well that this happened but I can t remember right now Also time seems to be passing too quickly At some point I had to struggle to keep up an I still enjoyed reading this series, but severalproblems stood outwith this book First off important events kept being dropped casually into the conversation or mentioned in passing and that was that I was very taken aback when it was said that Alanna s father died last month , and that was about it There were several other instances as well that this happened but I can t remember right now Also time seems to be passing too quickly At some point I had to struggle to keep up and remember that all these happened within long periods of time between each other Then the romance I appreciate that it s not overdramatized or anything, but I also felt like it just happened Like, in the last book...


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    I don t want to fall in love I just want to be a warrior maiden HAHAHAH YEAH RIGHT,GREAT JOKE ALANNA Sooothis book was basically like a sketch of Alanna s teenage years In on chapter she s 13,in the next one she s 15 in one chapter she s all like I am powerful woman ready to take my place in this world and in the next one she s like omfg Jon,I know you re sleeping around and stuff but I want to be the one you sleep with too Alanna gives everything these cutesy names which made I don t want to fall in love I just want to be a warrior maiden HAHAHAH YEAH RIGHT,GREAT JOKE ALANNA Sooothis book was basically like a sketch of Alanna s teenage years In on chapter she s 13,in the next one she s 15 in one chapter she s all like I am powerful woman ready to take my place in this world and in the next one she s like omfg Jo...


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    Review andat I found this second book to havethrills than the first book, I did feel there were things lacking here but only a little bit.For starters I still think these books are way too short for what they are high fantasy adventures There s no room for world building which is a shame because the world the author has created here has a lot of potential to be as intriguing and mysterious as Middle Earth Here we get introduced to a go Review andat I found this second book to havethrills than the first book, I did feel there were things lacking he...


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    I was looking at the cover of my library copy of this book before I started it, and saw that on my edition, Alanna is pictured with a black cat on her shoulder Remembering how delightfully full of wish fulfillment the first book was, I thought to myself, Oh, she gets a cat in this one I bet it s a magic cat I bet it talks I was joking But I was totally right Alanna not only acquires a talking cat who also has purple eyes, natch , a deity swoops down to personally give Alanna a magic nec I was looking at the cover of my library copy of this book before I started it, and saw that on my edition, Alanna is pictured with a black cat on her shoulder Remembering how delightfully full of wish fulfillment the first book was, I thought to myself, Oh, she gets a cat in this one I bet it s a magic cat I bet it talks I was joking But I was totally right Alanna not only acquires a talking cat who also has purple eyes, natch , a deity swoops down to personally give Alanna a magic necklace At this point, girlfriend is getting really weighted down with magical swag She s going to have to start carrying trunks around with her, and I love it The first book in the series moved quickly In the Hand of the Goddess moves even faster, flying right through the rest of Alanna s training and ending soon a...


  6. says:

    Im having a little hard time progressing with this book In the first place, I chose this book because I was looking for a bad ass female character and because of the good reviews However, Im having troubles liking Alanna And the story itself Why Because in one chapter she is 13 year old, in the next one, 15 year old and so on She starts being Jonathans lover when Im still picturing her as a child, for Gods sake Another thing why dont like her is because she keeps contradicting herself Fir I m having a little hard time progressing with this book In the first place, I chose this book because I was looking for a bad ass female character and because of the good reviews However, I m having troubles liking Alanna And the story itself Why Because in one chapter she is 13 year old, in the next one, 15 year old and so on She starts being Jonathan s lover when I m still picturing her as a child, for God s sake Another thing why don t like her is because she keeps contradicting herself First, she says she never is going to love someone, bla, bla Then, she becomes lover of Jonathan and where does her pride go And of course, I disagree with her choice Jonathan over George WTF EDIT Well, I finally ...


  7. says:

    What happened I ve read several of Tamora Pierce s books, but had not read the Song of the Lioness quartet and thought it time I start I enjoyed the first book, Alanna The First Adventure I liked Alan, nee Alanna, in her single minded determinedness and her unawareness of self and the effect she had on others I liked the supporting characters It was light, pleasant and fun so I was eager to read the second book, The Hand of the Goddess I expected Alan to grow up and have to deal with iden What happened I ve read several of Tamora Pierce s books, but had not read the Song of the Lioness quartet and thought it time I start I enjoyed the first book, Alanna Th...


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    This review has been hidden because it contains spoilers To view it, click here How do I love this book Let me count the ways.1 Alanna has sex and it s treated like, well, normal She s not slut shamed She s just happy Dude 2 George is in love with Alanna and tells her, says he won t bring it up again, and goes right back to being her friend Because he loves her, and likes being around her, and wants to be around her and doesn t just value her as a romantic partner Dude 3 Roger s a nuanced and clever villain Dude 4 Alanna s interest in girly, pretty things in n How do I love this book Let me count the ways.1 Alanna has sex and it s treated like, well, normal She s not slut shamed She s just happy Dude 2 George is in love with Alanna and tells her, says he won t bring it up again, and goes right back to being her friend Because he loves her, and likes being around her, and wants to be ar...


  9. says:

    5.0 nostalgia, 4.0 re read, 4.5 actual.Okay, I ve re read this many times, but never with as large a gap 3 years and as much a focus on critical thinking as now That being said, although the Immortals Quartet stands as my favourite Tortall series and I relate to Dianeoverall this book has always been my favourite And, look...


  10. says:

    Roger s suite of rooms was located very conveniently for Alanna s purposes This entire book was damned convenient for her I thought the first book was alright and picked this up because the entirety of tumblr was shitting themselves over the feminist shit in this book Let me tell you, there was some shit in this And were they feminist Alanna doesn t want love but because the author deemed it must happen, she s aged up 6 years in only a few chapters And the creeps trickle in.Alanna hasRoger s suite of rooms was located very conveniently for Alanna s purposes This entire book was damned convenient for her I thought the first book was alright and picked this up because the entirety of tumblr was shitting themselves over the feminist shit in this book Let me tell you, there was some shit in this And were they feminist Alanna doesn t want love but because the author deemed it must happen, she s aged up 6 years in only a few chapters And the creeps trickle in.Alanna has 2 love interests Jon the prince who s sleeping with several women at court and the King of Thieves, George At first I was all F Yeah Princes but then this happenedIt s a charm to keep me from having children, she stammered Mistress Cooper gave it to me a a long time ago Jon chuckled Have you ever tried it out he asked What s that supposed to mean she asked gruffly This Swiftly he ...


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In the Hand of the Goddess (Song of the Lioness, #2) Disguised As A Boy, Alanna Of Trebond Becomes A Squire, To None Other Than The Prince Of The Realm But Prince Jonathan Is Much To Alanna He Is Her Ally, Her Best Friend, And One Of The Few Who Knows That She S Really A Girl Now It Will Take All Of Alanna S Awesome Skill, Strength, And Growing Magical Powers To Protect Him From The Mysterious Evil Sorcerer Who Is Bent On His Destruction, And Hers Here Continues The Story Of Alanna, A Young Woman Bound For Glory Who Is Willing To Fight Against Enormous Odds For What She Believes In.